Big Stone County, MN

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Family Services - Financial Services

The Financial Services department determines eleigibility for financial assistance programs including cash assistance, SNAP (Food Support), and Health Care Programs.

Minnesota Department of Human Services

If you wish to apply for any financial service, stop into the office at the address found on our main Family Services page or you can call the receptionist at (320) 839-2555 for an application. You may also apply online for cash, SNAP, and/or child care assistance at

Most individuals seeking health care insurance converage can find information and apply online at

Certain populations will continue to file a health care application at our county Family Services office. If you are ciertified disabled, age 65 or older, receiving Medicare, receiving SSI, and/or if you will be living in a nursing home, contact our office at (320) 839-2555 for an application.